Painting & Drawing

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A photo of a potted vase with pictures of pop stars painted onto it

Grayson Perry to go back to 80s roots with Provincial Punk show in Margate this summer

Grayson Perry says Provincial Punk, a Turner Contemporary show which will include his super-8 films and earliest pots, is a "teasing rebellion".

a formal panting of a seated woman in an orange dress

Liberating Fashion: Watts Gallery offers a sumptuous social history of Aesthetic dress in Victorian portraits

Watts Gallery reveals how the artists of the Aesthetic Dress Movement had a wide-reaching impact on perceptions of beauty, health and the fashions via late Victorian portraiture.

A photo of a drawing showing a man with the word asylum written above his head

Notorious criminal Charles Bronson's Salvador Dali-inspired prison artworks to go on sale after discovery in gallery drawer

A London art gallery owner says she will auction a set of paintings by Charles Bronson, who has changed his name to Charles Salvador and creates art from his cell, to raise funds for his victim's families.

an oil painting of four white walled houses dotted about a plain landscape of fields and dry stone walls

William Scott's Celtic-tinged Breton Landscape goes home to his birthplace in Greenock

A pre-war landscape painting by the Greenock born artist William Scott has been donated to the McLean Museum and Art Gallery by the William Scott Foundation.

a photo of a seated man with moustache and cain

John Singer Sargent: An artistic life well lived at the National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery shows another side of portrait painter John Singer Sargent with a dazzling display of informal studies of friends, acquaintances and landscapes.

A photo of a female artist with her top off, back to the camera, covered in a squiggle

Axisweb Artist of the Month: Linda Persson on Sweden, Tasmania and British eccentricity

The Swedish artist says her work reflects her "intense relationships" with place, material and technique - not to mention the five weeks she has just spent in Tasmania.

A photo of two curators holding up a painting of a man

£30 million Rembrandt painting proved genuine by scientists is revealed to public at abbey

Designers who watched scientists investigate a Rembrandt portrait while creating a gallery for the £30 million work say their detective story reflects an "amazing" discovery.

a photo of a gallery with many pictures on the wall.

Guildhall Art Gallery rehang breathes life into a major Victorian art collection

Guildhall Art Gallery has doubled the number of classic Victorian artworks in its permanent galleries in a re-hang that does justice to one of the best collections of its kind in the UK.

a composite photo of couples embracing next to a similar painting

VanGoYourself issues a Valentine's Day challenge for lovers with a love of fine art

Popular fine art selfie site VanGoYourself is seeking adventurous lovers with a love of art to pucker up and VanGo themselves for Valentine's Day.

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